Upstream information

CVE-2018-9256 at MITRE

Description

In Wireshark 2.4.0 to 2.4.5 and 2.2.0 to 2.2.13, the LWAPP dissector could crash. This was addressed in epan/dissectors/packet-lwapp.c by limiting the encapsulation levels to restrict the recursion depth.

SUSE information

Overall state of this security issue: Resolved

This issue is currently rated as having moderate severity.

CVSS v2 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database
Base Score 5
Vector AV:N/AC:L/Au:N/C:N/I:N/A:P
Access Vector Network
Access Complexity Low
Authentication None
Confidentiality Impact None
Integrity Impact None
Availability Impact Partial
CVSS v3 Scores
  National Vulnerability Database SUSE
Base Score 7.5 5.3
Vector CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:H CVSS:3.0/AV:N/AC:L/PR:N/UI:N/S:U/C:N/I:N/A:L
Access Vector Network Network
Access Complexity Low Low
Privileges Required None None
User Interaction None None
Scope Unchanged Unchanged
Confidentiality Impact None None
Integrity Impact None None
Availability Impact High Low
CVSSv3 Version 3 3
SUSE Bugzilla entry: 1088200 [RESOLVED / FIXED]

SUSE Security Advisories:

List of released packages

Product(s) Fixed package version(s) References
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3
  • libwireshark8 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • libwiretap6 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • libwsutil7 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • wireshark >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • wireshark-gtk >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-DESKTOP-12-SP3-2018-658
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4
  • libwireshark9 >= 2.4.9-48.29.1
  • libwiretap7 >= 2.4.9-48.29.1
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.9-48.29.1
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.9-48.29.1
  • wireshark >= 2.4.9-48.29.1
  • wireshark-gtk >= 2.4.9-48.29.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5
  • libwireshark9 >= 2.4.16-48.51.1
  • libwiretap7 >= 2.4.16-48.51.1
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.16-48.51.1
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.16-48.51.1
  • wireshark >= 2.4.16-48.51.1
  • wireshark-gtk >= 2.4.16-48.51.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1
  • libwireshark9 >= 2.4.14-3.25.2
  • libwiretap7 >= 2.4.14-3.25.2
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.14-3.25.2
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.14-3.25.2
  • wireshark >= 2.4.14-3.25.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2
  • libwireshark13 >= 3.2.2-3.35.2
  • libwiretap10 >= 3.2.2-3.35.2
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.16-3.31.1
  • libwsutil11 >= 3.2.2-3.35.2
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.16-3.31.1
  • wireshark >= 3.2.2-3.35.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP3
  • libwireshark13 >= 3.2.8-3.44.1
  • libwiretap10 >= 3.2.8-3.44.1
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.16-3.31.1
  • libwsutil11 >= 3.2.8-3.44.1
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.16-3.31.1
  • wireshark >= 3.2.8-3.44.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15
  • libwireshark9 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwiretap7 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • libwsutil8 >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • wireshark >= 2.4.6-1.31
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.4.14-3.25.2
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 2.4.14-3.25.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2
  • wireshark-devel >= 3.2.2-3.35.2
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 3.2.2-3.35.2
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP3
  • wireshark-devel >= 3.2.8-3.44.1
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 3.2.8-3.44.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.4.6-1.31
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 2.4.6-1.31
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 11 SP4
  • libwireshark8 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • libwiretap6 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • libwsutil7 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • wireshark >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • wireshark-gtk >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
Patchnames:
slessp4-wireshark-13566
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3
  • libwireshark8 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • libwiretap6 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • libwsutil7 >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • wireshark >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
  • wireshark-gtk >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SERVER-12-SP3-2018-658
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4
  • libwireshark8 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • libwiretap6 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • libwscodecs1 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • libwsutil7 >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • wireshark >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
  • wireshark-gtk >= 2.2.14-40.25.1
Patchnames:
sdksp4-wireshark-13566
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.2.14-48.24.1
Patchnames:
SUSE-SLE-SDK-12-SP3-2018-658
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP4
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.4.9-48.29.1
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP5
  • wireshark-devel >= 2.4.16-48.51.1
openSUSE Tumbleweed
  • libwireshark14 >= 3.4.8-1.2
  • libwiretap11 >= 3.4.8-1.2
  • libwsutil12 >= 3.4.8-1.2
  • wireshark >= 3.4.8-1.2
  • wireshark-devel >= 3.4.8-1.2
  • wireshark-ui-qt >= 3.4.8-1.2
Patchnames:
openSUSE Tumbleweed GA libwireshark14-3.4.8-1.2


Status of this issue by product and package

Please note that this evaluation state might be work in progress, incomplete or outdated. Also information for service packs in the LTSS phase is only included for issues meeting the LTSS criteria. If in doubt, feel free to contact us for clarification.

Product(s) Source package State
HPE Helion OpenStack 8 wireshark In progress
SUSE CaaS Platform 4.0 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Enterprise Storage 6 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Desktop 12 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 12 SP5 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 LTSS wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise High Performance Computing 15 SP1 LTSS wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 libmaxminddb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 spandsp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 libmaxminddb Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 spandsp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Basesystem 15 SP2 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1 spandsp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP1 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2 spandsp Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Module for Desktop Applications 15 SP2 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Point of Service 11 SP3 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP3 LTSS wireshark Affected
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 11 SP4 LTSS wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP1 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP2 LTSS wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 ESPOS wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP3 LTSS wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 ESPOS wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP4 LTSS wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 12 SP5 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 ESPOS wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 LTSS wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 15 SP1 LTSS wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP2 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server BCL 12 SP3 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server Business Critical Linux 15 SP1 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP2 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP3 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP4 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 12 SP5 wireshark In progress
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server for SAP Applications 15 SP1 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 11 SP4 wireshark Released
SUSE Linux Enterprise Software Development Kit 12 SP3 wireshark Released
SUSE Manager Proxy 4.0 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Manager Retail Branch Server 4.0 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE Manager Server 4.0 wireshark Already fixed
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 8 wireshark In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud 9 wireshark In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 8 wireshark In progress
SUSE OpenStack Cloud Crowbar 9 wireshark In progress